Destination guide

The lively city of Santiago awaits you

Take a vacation to Santiago and enjoy the area's live music, festivals and museums. Travelers to this cosmopolitan city praise the cafés, local tours and shopping. Palacio de la Moneda and San Cristobal Hill are just a couple of the must-sees. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Santiago

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Santiago a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Valle Nevado Ski Resort (26.1 mi / 42 km)
  • Fantasilandia (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Vina Santa Carolina (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Chilean National Zoo (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Los Leones Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Vina Cousino Macul (6.8 mi / 11 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Santiago

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Santiago. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Cristobal Hill (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • O'Higgins Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Parque Quinta Normal (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Santa Lucia Hill (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Forest Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Uruguay Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Santiago

Fly into Santiago (SCL-Arturo Merino Benitez), the closest airport, located 8.7 mi (14 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Santiago Central Station. It's easy to get around Santiago by catching a ride on the metro at Rondizzoni Station, O'Higgins Park Station or Santiago University Station.

Where to stay around Santiago?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 358 holiday lettings near Santiago. From 288 Condos/Apartments to 41 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Santiago is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Santiago?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Santiago. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • University of Chile: 351 holiday lettings
  • Parque Arauco Mall: 358 holiday lettings
  • Alto Las Condes: 361 holiday lettings
  • San Francisco Colonial Museum: 352 holiday lettings
  • Cousino Palace: 353 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Santiago listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Santiago?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 288 Condos/Apartments in Santiago. Our other popular types of Santiago holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 41 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santiago?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 127 holiday homes with pool available in Santiago. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.